Airship Solutions AS7 is the highest performing 20ft(6m) airship on the market. The airship can be purchased as an electric airship, glow engine airship, or with both options.
Performance – watch our airships climb vertically, watch our airships turn on a dime, hover or cruise, films are further down on the page.
Design of Engine Units
The AS7 Airship was designed with complete versatility in mind. The engine units are manufacture out of multiple layer carbon fibre, and assembled with serviceability in mind. The functional component of the engine unit is designed to be basically indestructible.
Performance / Dimensions
|Electric||Petrol/Gas (2 Stroke)||Glow Fuel (4 Stroke)|
|Endurance||30 minutes||30 minutes||20 minutes|
|Extended tanks/battery||60 minutes||60 minutes||40 minutes|
Each hull manufactured by airship solutions comes ready with the capability to apply internal lights.
A variety or release mechanisms are available for the AS7 Airship. The airship has an auxiliary mounting section, located behind the engine unit, can be used to fit all standard release mechanisms.
The AS7 supports almost all camera gimbals weighing approximately 5kg or less. We can fit the hull to support the camera’s foward of the motors, or under the motors. We can supply hardpoints for mounting (Carbon Fibre Belly Plates). The AS7 can be modified to handle larger gimbals, please call to discuss.
Branding the Airships
The airships can be painted, or have vinyl graphics applied. Examples of vinyl graphics is the Algemeine Zeitung blimp. Full outer skins(envelopes) can be printed for the blimps, an example is the Goodyear blimp. The third alternative is to apply banners to the blimps.
Delivery and Setup
Airship Solutions has a delivery, setup and training service. We like to deliver the blimps to our customers, and ensure that there experience in owning and operating an airship of this caliber is a good one.
The AS7 Airship can comfortably operate in winds up to 15knots or higher with experienced operators. The AS7 is currently operating in more than 20 countries, and has flown in countless stadiums, exhibitions, concerts and locations on different continents.
|Banner Size||2.8 x 1.2 meters|
|Carrying Capacity||2.5 Kg max-4.0Kg|
AS7 Package Prices
$10,500 Outdoor Version
$7200 Indoor Version
Extra Options and upgrades Available
Aerial Photography Gimbal $3800
The Aerial Photography Gimbal supports standard sized digital SLR Cameras. The gimbal comes complete with
JR PCM 9X/ Graupner 9ch/ Futaba 9CAP $500 Upgrade Cost
The JR/Graupner and Futaba remote control options are PCM remote control (Pulse Code Modulation). The PCM offers superior signal quality and strength, programming ability and an ability to perform handover operations when operating with multiple controllers.
Flight Power Evo Lite Batteries $380 Pair
TheAS7 has optimal performance when the engine unit is powered by a pair of the Flight Power 5s1p 5350 Evo Lite battery.
Digital Battery Charger $120
The Swallow Digital Battery charger can charge from 110v, 240v, or 12V. The digital battery charger allows you to monitor battery voltages, and current flow into batteries which is a major part of determining your batteries health.
Coupon Releases/Flags/Football Drops
Airship Solutions manufactures a range of coupon releases, ping pong ball releases, and custom releases. Prices start from $45 for a basic 20 coupon release.
Other Lithium Polymer Batteries $200 Pair
5s1p 5000mAH Standard Lithium Polymer batteries perform very well on the E13 Airship. Exceptional value for money.